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How to Discover Your Passion, Connect with People, and Succeed in Life

Delano E. Lewis, former U.S. ambassador to the Republic of South Africa and former president and chief executive officer of National Public Radio, has led a long and successful career in global corporate and public affairs.

For some time, I have had a longing to share stories from my life in order to teach and motivate people for their walk through life. Over the years, I have been traveling across the country and sometimes around the world, giving speeches about how to succeed. With this book, I can share my experiences with a broader community.


Speaking Engagements

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Speaking – The Frank Islam Athenaeum Symposi

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Montgomery College – Germantown Campus The Frank Islam Athenaeum Symposia Fall 2016 Speaker Series OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Del has a natural talent for bringing out the best in others. When he speaks about leadership he does so with an authenticity predicated on profound experience in diverse settings. I witnessed and learned from his rare combination of political savvy
Michael Gelb, Author
His amazing and varied life experiences and leadership roles included serving in the Peace Corps, as U.S. Ambassador to South Africa, as President and CEO of National Public Radio, as attorney for the U.S Department of Justice…
Ruth McRoy, Boston College
There are few occurrences in life that one can truly label “life-altering.” But, that is certainly the only way to describe my fortunate encounter with former Ambassador Delano Lewis when he visited Washburn School of Law in 2009…
Sean T. Pribyl, Blank Rome LLP

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